To remain the Chief Minister, the 56-year-old PDP leader needs to become an MLA or MLC within the mandatory period of six months of her swearing-in.May 30, 2016, 21:24 PM IST
Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee Friday filed her nomination papers for the West Bengal Assembly elections from Bhabanipur constituency in south Kolkata.Apr 08, 2016, 19:45 PM IST
Twenty candidates have filed their nomination papers for the Muzaffarnagar Assembly bypolls, officials said.Jan 28, 2016, 14:09 PM IST
Former Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapaksa on Thursday filed nomination papers to contest the August 17 parliamentary elections.Jul 09, 2015, 13:24 PM IST
In what would come as a shot in the arm for N Srinivasan, Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) President Jagmohan Dalmiya has extended East Zone's support to the embattled BCCI President, who is seeking a third term as the Board chief, by signing the nomination papers for the December 17 elections.Nov 19, 2014, 13:37 PM IST
Eight candidates including Soni Sori of AAP have filed in their nomination papers for Bastar Lok Sabha seat going to polls on April 10.Mar 23, 2014, 02:10 AM IST
Nomination papers of 12 candidates, including those from the AIADMK and the DMK, for the December 4 bypoll to the Yercaud (ST) Assembly constituency, were accepted after scrutiny on Monday.Nov 18, 2013, 15:09 PM IST
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Monday filed his nomination papers for the December 1 polls in Rajasthan from the Sardarpura Assembly seat here.Nov 11, 2013, 16:21 PM IST
The Supreme Court on Friday said that the nomination papers of a candidate would stand rejected if he does not disclose the details of his assets or his criminal antecedents in his nomination papers.Sep 13, 2013, 16:14 PM IST
Cadres of banned CPI(M) snatched nomination papers filed for posts of sarpanchs and ward members in four villages in G Madugula mandal.Jul 15, 2013, 00:40 AM IST
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, the Congress Rajya Sabha candidate from Assam, has filed a fresh affidavit correcting his age to 80 prior to scrutiny of the nominations Tuesday.May 21, 2013, 14:48 PM IST
Election officials rejected the former military ruler`s papers for parliamentary constituency number 250 in Karachi.Apr 07, 2013, 12:17 PM IST
Pakistan`s Election Commission has defied the government`s opposition to changes in nomination papers for elections.Mar 13, 2013, 12:15 PM IST
Seventeen more candidates, mostly independents, filed their nomination papers Tuesday for the first phase of the assembly polls scheduled for Dec 3.Nov 20, 2012, 22:40 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister
Akhilesh Yadav filed his nomination papers for the Legislative Council.
As filing of nominations came to
a close, a total of 2,590 candidates have filed papers to contest the elections.
Leader of Opposition in Rajya
Sabha, Arun Jaitley, who is seeking a third term to the Upper
House, on Monday filed his nomination papers from Gujarat along
with two other candidates of the BJP.
Punjab PCC chief Amarinder
Singh`s son Raninder on Thursday filed his nomination papers for the
Samana Assembly seat as Congress candidate.
According to the court, an election petition can be summarily dismissed if it does not furnish the material facts to give rise to a cause of action.Jul 10, 2011, 11:38 AM IST